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LIFE Magazine is the treasured photographic magazine that chronicled the 20th Century. It now lives on at LIFE.com, the largest, most amazing collection of professional photography on the internet. Users can browse, search and view photos of today’s people and events. They have free access to share, print and post images for personal use.
  

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Contents

Portrait by S. Dickenson
48
Eugene Higgins (American painter.); 1874-1958
Portrait by H. Wyeth
48
Peter Hurd; 1904-1984
Portrait by G. Brockhurst
48
Francis MACNAMARA
Portrait by I. Olinsky
48
Abram POOLE
Latin ladies
50
Motion picture actors and actresses

12,000 civilian spotters ward off a mock air invasion of the U.S.
24
Aviation, Military
Inaugural
26
Franklin Delano Roosevelt; 1882-1945, Inaugurations
Chemist converts vegetables into coal and petroleum
40
Ernst Berl, Chemistry, Technical, Coal, Hydrocarbons, Petroleum
Portrait painters
46
Portrait painting
Portrait by D. Gorsline
47
Thomas Wolfe; 1900-1938
Practical man of God
55
Edwin A. BRIGGS, Clergy, Boone (Iowa)
At Wright field, the army builds the world's windiest wind tunnel
64
Wind tunnels
Inside wartime Germany
66
Air raids, World War, 1939-1945 (Germany), Berlin (Germany) (Social conditions), Germany (Social conditions)
Farewell party at Arkansas tech, for 104 students on eve of their departure for army training
78
ARKANSAS polytechnic college, Student activities

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